volume 33, issue S1, P146-147 2018
DOI: 10.23853/bsehm.2018.0640
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J Chojnowski, N Veryho, I Ponikowzka

Abstract: Chronic foot and leg ulcers are a serious medical problem requiring long-term treatment, often complicated by amputations and long-term disability. Balneological and physical methods complement the treatment of those patients who have completed optimal vascular and surgical treatment. The most common causes of ulcers are atherosclerosis, diabetes and venous insufficiency. In the thermal treatment we can effectively improve the treatment results using natural gases such as carbon dioxide and ozone, physical met…

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